HAPPY THINGS, RANKED

Counterpoint.
  1. 25.
    Scrambled eggs and toast
  2. 24.
    Finishing a poem you like
  3. 23.
    PB&J on a hike
  4. 22.
    A triple into the gap, with men on base
  5. 21.
    Portlandia
  6. 20.
    Travel
  7. 19.
    Cinema, when the lights go down and the film starts
    Anticipation
  8. 18.
    Raking Leaves
  9. 17.
    Completing an ambitious list without drafts
  10. 16.
    Positive feedback
  11. 15.
    Sitting by a mountain creek
  12. 14.
    Scrabble
  13. 13.
    Road trip!
  14. 12.
    Taco Tuesday
  15. 11.
    Seeing creative people at work/play
  16. 10.
    Wordplay
  17. 9.
    AMAs when I get to ask the questions
  18. 8.
    Bike ride over rolling, forested single track
  19. 7.
    Ranking Things
  20. 6.
    Hugging
  21. 5.
    Fresh blackberries
  22. 4.
    Unanticipated free time
  23. 3.
    Greeting a dog
  24. 2.
    Seeing your children succeed
  25. 1.
    Laughter